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Sunday, October 1, 2006
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I recently upgraded to the latest version of DasBlog (v1.9.X). This is a test of the Mail to Weblog functionality of DasBlog.

The inline picture (which hopefully will show up) is part of a Brief that I am giving on SOA.






Tags:: Musings
10/1/2006 12:56 PM Eastern Daylight Time  |  Comments [4]  |  Disclaimer  |  Permalink   
Monday, October 2, 2006 4:55:41 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
Okay, now that picture is both funny and disturbing in the context of SOA... You see, in Dutch, SOA is the acronym used for "Seksueel overdraagbare aandoening", or STD... Whenever I mention SOA in a Dutch crowd I am sure to get a giggle or two "What, you're telling us we should all contract SOAs?"

Something you might want to keep in mind when talking to Dutch audiences :)
Wolfgang
Monday, October 2, 2006 6:49:00 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
Thank You, Wolfgang.. Something I MOST DEFINITELY will keep in mind! :-)
Anil John
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 10:18:35 PM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
Seems like a z-order issue with the image. Resize the IE window and when the main white column's right edge forces it off the image, the image will appear on the black background. I don't have enouhg dasBlog experience to know off top of my head a precise fix, but I imagine it's somewhere in the CSS (or somewhere the styles are specified).
Jeff
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 10:57:56 PM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
Making the img position: relative; fixes the display issue in IE. Whenever something like this happens, position: relative; is the first thing I try...

P.S.: If this is a dup, feel free to delete it - it is either me and CAPTCHA or dasBlog and FX...
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